Detroit Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Detroit Population Demographics top

Total Population 677,155
Male Population 319,999
Female Population 357,156
Male Population 47.26 %
Female Population 52.74 %
Median Age 34.7
Citizen US Born 629,835
Citizen not US Born 21,253
Not Citizen 26,067
Citizen US Born 93.01 %
Citizen not US Born 3.14 %
Not Citizen 3.85 %
Moved from Abroad 2,328
Moved from Same Country 76,971
Moved from Same State 15,135
Moved from Different State 7,401
Same House as Last Year 565,482
Moved from Abroad 0.35 %
Moved from Same Country 11.53 %
Moved from Same State 2.27 %
Moved from Different State 1.11 %
Same House as Last Year 84.74 %

Occupational Employment in Detroit top

White Collar 168,098
Blue Collar 66,561
White Collar 71.64 %
Blue Collar 28.36 %
Self Employees 14,009
Private Companies 171,173
Governmental Workers 24,332
Not for Profit Companies 25,145
Self Employees 5.97 %
Private Companies 72.95 %
Governmental Workers 10.37 %
Not for Profit Companies 10.72 %

Number of Households in Detroit top

Total Households 260,383
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 140,844
Non-family Households 119,539
Family Households 54.09 %
Non-family Households 45.91 %
Households with Children 77,825
Households without Children 182,558
Households with Children 29.9 %
Households without Children 70.1 %

Median and Average Income in Detroit top

Average Household Income $42,105.00
Median Household Income $29,481.00
People below Poverty Level 236,857
People above Poverty Level 418,543

Housing in Detroit top

Housing Units 364,089
Median Year Built 1947
Built in 1939 or Earlier 125,197
Built between 1940 and 1949 85,595
Built between 1950 and 1959 82,312
Built between 1960 and 1969 24,815
Built between 1970 and 1979 15,171
Built between 1980 and 1989 8,934
Built between 1990 and 1999 8,965
Built between 2000 and 2009 9,851
Built in 2010 or Later 3,249
Occupied Housing Units 260,383
Owner Occupied 123,411
Renter Occupied 136,972
Owner Occupied 47.4 %
Renter Occupied 52.6 %
With Mortgage 42,322
Without Mortgage 81,089
Median Value with Mortgage $60,400.00
Median Value without Mortgage $39,400.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $711.00
With Mortgage 34.29 %
Without Mortgage 65.71 %

Detroit Education Statistics top

No High School 25,835
Some High School 243,993
Some College 143,081
Associate Degree 34,164
Bachelor's Degree 41,684
Graduate Degree 25,889
No High School 5.09 %
Some High School 48.09 %
Some College 26.77 %
Associate Degree 6.73 %
Bachelor's Degree 5.1 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Detroit top

Never Married 294,874
Married 138,608
Separated 17,505
Widowed 36,552
Divorced 65,686
Never Married 55.04 %
Married 25.87 %
Separated 3.27 %
Widowed 6.82 %
Divorced 12.26 %

Means of Transport to Work in Detroit top

Car 189,269
Bus or TrolleyBus 16,291
Subway or Elevated 190
Railroad 0
Ferryboat 10
Bicycle 1,678
Motorcycle 65
TaxiCab 1,573
Walk 8,761

Recently added listings in Detroit top

$229,500 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$284,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$90,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$6,400,000 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 10 Baths
$289,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$299,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Detroit is an area in Wayne County,Michigan with a population of 677,155. There are 319,999 male residents living in Detroit and 357,156 female residents. The total number of households is 260,383 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 138,608 people being married and 414,617 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 71.64% white collar employees and 28.36% blue collar employees in Detroit..
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